As you fly into the Philip S.W. Goldson International Airport (BZE), you will quickly realize that Belize City is the only large, bustling urban city in the small country. It's small streets and dated architecture clearly denote its deep historic roots. The city is alive with cultural diversity. Its friendly residents are predominately Creole and usually have an interesting story to share with you about the town and the area. Belize City is home to shopping, dining, and seaside parks. The adventures are endless. You can ride a sailboat from Haulover Creek for a romantic afternoon on the water. Next to Haulover Creek sits the Fort George area of the town where you can walk the streets and marvel at the massive historic Colonial residences.
After your Belize City flight arrival, you might want to get a room close to the airport before heading into downtown Belize City. Hotels near BZE airport usually provide free airport transfers. At the airport, you can hire a taxi or rent an auto to drive into Belize City. If you will be venturing outside of the city to tour the nearby Mayan ruins, consider renting a four-wheel drive vehicle because the outlying roads are often muddy. Bus tickets to outlying areas are available at airport kiosks, but the city has no formal bus service that operates to and from the airport.
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